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Anti-Dumping duty on Melamine originating from China

Seeks to further amend notification No. 2/2016-Customs (ADD) dated 28th Jan, 2016 to extend the levy of Anti-Dumping duty on Melamine originating in or exported from China PR, up to and inclusive of 31st March, 2021. GOVERNMENT OF INDIA MINISTRY OF FINANCE (DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE) Notification No. 10/2021-Customs (ADD) New Delhi, 25th February, 2021 G.S.R.–(E). […]

Exemption from LEF to Exposures to foreign sovereigns

Exposures that are exempt from Large Exposures Framework (LEF) - Exposures to foreign sovereigns or their central banks that are: i. subject to a 0% risk weight under Table 2 of paragraph 5.3.1 of the Master Circular – Basel III Capital Regulations dated July 1, 2015, as modified vide circular dated October 8, 2015; and, ii. denominated in the domestic currency of that sovereign and met out of resources of the same currency.

Notification No. 18/2021-Customs (N.T./CAA/DRI), Dated: 19.02.2021

Notification No. 18/2021-Customs (N.T./CAA/DRI), Dated: 19.02.2021 – Appointment of Common Adjudicating Authority MINISTRY OF FINANCE (Department of Revenue) (CENTRAL BOARD OF INDIRECT TAXES AND CUSTOMS) (DIRECTORATE OF REVENUE INTELLIGENCE) New Delhi, the 19th February, 2021 Notification No. 18/2021-Customs (N.T./CAA/DRI) S.O.835 (E).—In pursuance of notification No. 60/2015-Customs (N.T.), published vide number G.S.R. 453(E), dated 4th June […]

SCN not time barred if petitioner is guilty of suppression of facts & wilful mis-statements

Learned counsel for the respondent on the other hand has relied on the Section 28AAA of the Customs Act to contend that the SCN is not time barred inasmuch as the petitioner is guilty of suppression of facts and wilful mis-statements in claiming the benefits under the Scheme. Prima facie we find merit in the contention of the respondent.

Unjust enrichment Principle not applies to pre-deposit under protest during appeal pendency

The Daily Thanthi Vs Commissioner of Customs (Madras High Court) High Court held that amount deposited during the pendency of the appeals before the Hon’ble Supreme Court has to be construed as having paid ‘under protest’ and has to be refunded without insisting on such importer or manufacturer satisfying the requirement of “unjust enrichment” as […]

Basel III Framework on Liquidity Standards – Net Stable Funding Ratio (NSFR)

Reserve Bank of India RBI/2020-21/95 DOR.No.LRG.BC.40/21.04.098/2020-21 February 05, 2021 All Commercial Banks (excluding Regional Rural Banks, Local Area Banks and Payments Banks) Dear Sir/Madam, Basel III Framework on Liquidity Standards – Net Stable Funding Ratio (NSFR) Please refer to our circular DBR.BP.BC.No.106/21.04.098/2017-18 dated May 17, 2018 on Basel III Framework on Liquidity Standards – Net Stable Funding […]

Notification No. 13/2021-Customs (N.T./CAA/Extension/DRI) dated: 01.02.2021

Notification No. 13/2021-Customs (N.T./CAA/EXTENSION/DRI), dated: 01.02.2021- Appointing Common Adjudicating Authority MINISTRY OF FINANCE (Department of Revenue) (CENTRAL BOARD OF INDIRECT TAXES AND CUSTOMS) (Directorate of Revenue Intelligence ) Notification No. 13/2021-Customs (N.T./CAA/Extension/DRI) New Delhi, the 1st February, 2021 S.O. 490(E).—In exercise of powers conferred upon by first proviso to section 28(9) of the Customs Act, […]

Tariff Notification No. 13/2021-Customs (N.T.), Dated: 02.02.2021

Tariff Notification No. 13/2021-Customs (N.T.), Dated: 02.02.2021 in respect of Fixation of Tariff Value of Edible Oils, Brass Scrap, Poppy Seeds, Areca Nut, Gold and Silver- Reg MINISTRY OF FINANCE (Department of Revenue) (CENTRAL BOARD OF INDIRECT TAXES AND CUSTOMS) NOTIFICATION New Delhi, the 2nd February, 2021 No. 13/2021-CUSTOMS (N.T.) S.O. 489(E).—In exercise of the […]

Exhaustive Analysis of Custom Duty Changes- Budget 2021

Article explains Changes in Custom duty proposed/carried out by Union Budget 2021 and explains Amendment in the Custom Act, 1962, Amendments in Customs Tariff Act, 1975, Amendments In First Schedule To Customs Tariff Act, 1975, Changes In Customs Rules, Other Proposals Involving Changes In Basic Customs Duty Rates In Respective Notifications [with effect from 2.2.2021, […]

ADD on imports of ‘Front Axle Beam’ & ‘Steering Knuckles’- Reg.

In the matter of continuation of anti-dumping duty on imports of ‘Front Axle Beam’ and ‘Steering Knuckles’ meant for heavy and medium commercial vehicles , falling under tariff items 8708 50 00, 8708 94 00 and 8708 99 00 of the First Schedule to the Customs Tariff Act, originating in or exported from People's Republic of China

Notification No. 12/2021-Customs (N.T./CAA/DRI), Dated: 27/01/2021

Notification No. 12/2021-Customs (N.T./CAA/DRI), Dated: 27.01.2021- Reg. Appointment of Common Adjudicating Authority. Government of India Ministry of Finance (Department of Revenue) Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs Directorate of Revenue Intelligence Notification No. 12/2021-Customs (N.T./CAA/DRI) New Delhi, dated 27.01.2021 S.O. (E). – In pursuance of notification No. 60/2015-Customs (N.T.), published vide number G.S.R. 453(E), […]